Shania

Pronunciation: sha-hne-e-a-h
Origin: USA
gender-female
Author

Emmy Samtani

Emmy Samtani

Emmy is the founder of Kiindred and mother to 3 little ones. Over the last 4 years, she has worked with some of the most credible experts in the parenting space and is a keen contributor on all things parenthood.
Region Origin: Northern America

The name Shania is a feminine given name, popularized by the country and pop singer Shania Twain. It is believed to have Native American origins, specifically from the Ojibwe language, meaning "I'm on my way" or "she is on her way". However, there is some confusion about the name's true meaning and origin, as some sources suggest that it might not be an Ojibwe word or phrase at all. Regardless of its origins, the name Shania has been associated with success and determination, as seen in the careers of various individuals named Shania, such as African-American athlete Shania Collins and Canadian singer-songwriter Shania Twain. The name is pronounced with the stress on the "i," as in sha-neye-ah.

Shania Name Popularity Data

chat-overall Overall: Shania is currently #605 on Kiindred
gender-female Girl: Shania is currently #314 on Kiindred Girl Names
gender-male Overall Unique: Shania is currently #597 on Kiindred Unique Names
gender-female Girl Unique: Shania is currently #313 on Kiindred Girl Unique Names

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Famous People Named Shania

  • Shania Twain: Shania Twain is a Canadian singer and songwriter known as the "Queen of Country Pop," with hit songs like "Man! I Feel Like a Woman!" and "You're Still the One."
  • Shania Junianatha: Shania Junianatha is an Indonesian singer and actress known for being a member of the JKT48 idol group.
  • Shania Fillmore: Shania Fillmore is a Canadian singer known for her participation in the reality TV show "The Launch."
  • Shania Yan: Shania Yan is a Chinese-born Australian artist and designer known for her contemporary art and fashion designs.